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Comics + Real People tell true drinking stories

 

Latest (podcast) episode:

 

Upcoming (live) shows:

  • Friday Aug 22nd
    Jangle Heart Circus, Chicago
    Upstairs Gallery 11 PM / $15
    TIX: tickets
  • Saturday Sept 6th
    The WIP Theater (Edison Park IL)
    10 PM / $10 tickets
  • Thursday Sept 11th
    Berywn, IL
    WIRE 8 PM / $10
    TIX: tickets

 

News / Announcements / Blogs:

 

* New Podcast Episode *
The Parachute will do Nothing- family drinking stories

A podcast on stories that have been passed down in your family, occurred with old family members. I share stories I've heard about my great grandfather, who burned down his own twice but was a firefighter. Alex Joyce transcribes

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Listen to Mick Betancourt’s Blackout Diaries Album

Fans of the Blackout Diaries can listen to Mick Betancourt's album, recorded at our live show at http://www.blackoutdiaries.info/mick

 

* New Podcast Episode *
The Rise of The Roast Beef Eagle- stories of drinking back home

Stories of people going home to drink, enjoying the cheap beer prices and tiny rooms of your youth. Sean talks about how cheap beer is in Cleveland and how much he fears driving there

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Blackout Diaries and Comedians You Should Know

For one night only, two of the most critically-acclaimed comedy shows in Chicago are collaborating on a special CD recording: Comedians You Should Know and The Blackout Diaries will come together on July 12th to record a CD. Headlining this show is Mick Betancourt, who will be burying his drinking stories in a final performance.

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No live show at SubT this week

There is now live show at SubT this Saturday, June 21st. Check back soon for future details and, for now, tell all your Ohio friends to come check us out this weekend in Columbus or Cincinnati.

 

Mining For Goldschlager

The Blackout Diaries is in Cleveland tomorrow night (Thursday June 19th) and Sean was interviewed by the Cleveland Plain Dealier. It's a pretty funny interview that you can read here

 

Blackout Diaries in Ohio Beer

The Blackout Diaries is doing an Ohio tour and was featured in The Akron Beach Journal's Beer Blog: here

 

* New Podcast Episode *
I don’t have my ID- stories of imposters

We discuss stories of sneaking into places you shouldn't be for drinks you shouldn't have, by acting like some one you are not.

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Tonight’s Show Sold Out

Tonight's show at The Subterranean is sold out. We will be releasing about 15 standing-room only tickets before the show if you want to try and get one of those. Otherwise, please join us another week, checkout the podcast for good drinking stories and thanks for your support:

https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/blackout-diaries/id595568460

 

Beer Foam Speeches

One of Sean's stories was included in The Guy Code blog, "Funny Stories About Being Drunk On Memorial Day": http://guycodeblog.mtv.com/2014/05/23/memorial-day-stories/. Read it and other stories from hilarious comics.
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